Lead Financial Analyst

Job Title: Lead Financial Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: $590 per day
Reference: 725725
Job Published: May 07, 2021 11:01

Job Description

  • Award-winning global Software company with an industry-leading product
  • Ranked one of the “Best Places To Work in AU”!
  • 6 month contract: $590 per day
Headquartered in Silicon Valley, this global SAAS business have been growing their brand around the world and have been recognised as one of the fastest growing tech companies of the past few years. Providing a highly efficient SAAS solution (the best in the industry), they have a fantastic global team who all contribute to an excellent working environment in top of the range offices and have huge plans over the next 12 months.

What Will You Do?

Key responsibilities will include supporting forecasting, planning and analysis activities as well as taking a lead role in managing OpEx and Headcount related activities.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to – full job description available for view):
  • Drive planning and forecasting activities within the Australian and Emerging market businesses, while interfacing closely with business partners and corporate FP&A team
  • Work closely with sales & marketing teams across Australia and Emerging markets to lead all Expense management and Headcount planning and forecasting
  • Updating key financial models and creating new financial models from scratch – Including but not limited to lifetime value, pricing models, strategic partner deals etc.
  • Update key management reports especially business KPIs to ensure data accuracy
  • Create and deliver presentations for various financial and business reviews

What Do You Need?
  • Excellent understanding of generally accepted accounting principles and a strong working knowledge of corporate finance theory
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an ability to partner effectively with all functions and levels
  • Experience managing customer metrics, revenue, opex and headcount in a corporate matrixed environment
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint skills - Including exposure to pivot tables, macros, data tables, OLAP functionality, etc.
  • Experience with large financial systems such as Oracle, BO, Hyperion, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or accounting; an MBA would be advantageous although comparable work experience is acceptable
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive work experience in Corporate Finance (Fortune 500 a plus), Tech, Banking/Consulting or Public Accounting
If this sounds like a good fit, please apply through the link and all successful applicants will be contacted directly.

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